List Building

Star Wars: Armada Dockyard – Rebel Small Ships Part I

The Rebel Alliance fields the largest selection of small ships in Armada, and has cemented itself as a definitive power in small unit gameplay. Welcome to Part I of Dockyard – Rebel Small Ships, an explainers article where I...

Star Wars: Armada Naval Academy – Sloanager and Luminara Venator List Breakdown

I’ve been here for a few months going on and on about Armada. I’ve given faction overviews. I’ve overviewed ships. I’ve given the run-down on dice, and even touched on fleet-building. What about pulling it all together into fleet-building?...

Horus Heresy Tactica: List Building Part 2

This week in Horus Heresy Tactica we're taking a look at evaluating unit roles and how they influence list choices.

Star Wars: Armada Dockyard – Republic Navy Part II

This is the continuation of Dockyard – Republic Navy. I started with optimistic ideas about covering the entire faction in a single article, but the word count grew out of control and I wanted to get paid twice, so...

Star Wars: Armada Dockyard – Republic Navy Part I

Once upon a time, the Galactic Republic was brought low by forces from beyond, and within. This spawned a chain of events that would somehow culminate in The Rise of Skywalker. I'm still trying to figure out the progression,...

Star Wars: Armada Naval Academy – Basic Squadron Fleet-building

Hi again. Summer’s dragging you to the Academy of Carida for flight operations school. Bring a pencil, it's going to be a long one. The Tip of the Spear - “This is where the fun begins.” Star Wars Armada is centred...

Star Wars: Armada Naval Academy – Salvo and Contain

This is Naval Academy, a new article series that discusses smart Armada play. I’ve introduced this lovely game and started working through the factions. Now, it’s time to get a perspective on gameplay. Today, it’s two of the game's...

Star Wars: Armada Dockyard – Imperial Small Ships

Welcome back to the Dockyard, where we discuss the many ships of Star Wars: Armada. Today, the small ships of the Galactic Empire. Strap in. There are some pretty intense offerings here. A Knife in the Dark – “I still...

Star Wars: Armada Dockyard – Rebel Large Ships

Hi, it’s Summer here. Welcome to the Dockyard, a series where we discuss the capital ships of Star Wars: Armada. You can expect Dockyard articles to be a tour of the warships of Armada in accordance to a theme,...

A Song of Ice and Fire: Listbuilding 101

Listbuilding in Song presents some interesting challenges and pressures that might not be obvious at first. While there’s not the same need to list tailor to a specific scenario as there is in games like Infinity, alternating activations create...